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Moments That Mattered in 2019: Recapping Some of the Year’s Business Travel Highlights

As we reach the end of another year, we at American Express Global Business Travel like to reflect on what’s happened over the past 12 months. Today, we look at…

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Business Travel Bulletin: Curated News for Corporate Travel Programs

We know how difficult it can be to stay on top of all the industry news, so we’re hoping to make that task easier for you. Every so often here…

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How The 2018 Hurricane Season May Impact Business Travel

This content was derived from an article that originally was published by iJET International The year 2017 was the costliest hurricane season on record, with some estimates reaching over USD…

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The Hottest New Gadgets for Business Travelers

From the slimmest laptop in the world to a self-propelling carry-on that will follow you around the airport like a puppy dog, there were many new innovations unveiled at the…

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The REAL ID Act: Some Americans May Need a Passport to Travel Domestically in 2018

Editor’s Note: This report was updated on Jan. 9, 2018. Because of ongoing developments, we suggest checking the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) site for any new updates about REAL…

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New Airport Security Measures Take Effect on All U.S.-Bound Flights

From the in-cabin laptop ban imposed in March (and lifted in July) to the temporary ban restricting travel from six countries that took effect in June and most recently Trump’s…

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Business Travel’s Positive Impact on Jobs and the U.S. Economy

The amount of money that is being spent on business travel in the United States is staggering. According to a new report being issued at the Global Business Travel Association…

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The U.S. Travel Ban: Changes to U.S. Entry Requirements and What It Means for Australian Business Travellers

By Jo Sully, Vice President of APAC | American Express Global Business Travel In the past few weeks, I often have been asked about the implications of the U.S. travel…

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Beyond the Basics of Basic Economy

By Eric Olson, American Express Global Business Travel Basic economy: it’s the new product buzzword in the airline industry. When Delta™ first introduced the product in 2012, it limited the…

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New Airport Security Measures — The Laptop Ban, Facial Recognition & More

Thought you’d have a productive work session on your long journey home after a business trip to Dubai or Riyadh? Think again. After the United States and the United Kingdom…